The chair of the House Democratic Caucus outright dismissed Robert Mueller’s final report Wednesday; saying Russian officials “artificially placed” President Trump in the White House.
Rep. Hakeem Jeffries made the stunning statement during a heated discussion at the House Judiciary Committee where Democratic lawmakers voted to hold Attorney General William Barr “in contempt of Congress.”
“Seventeen different intelligence agencies have concluded that Russia interfered with our election, attacked our democracy for the sole purpose of artificially placing someone at 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue,” Rep. Hakeem Jeffries, D-N.Y., the House Democratic Caucus chairman, said. “They were successful, and that’s also what the Mueller report shows.”
“This is not a politically inspired witch hunt,” he added.
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